SantaCon Bro Heckles Millions March: "Put Your Hands Up"

New York City played host to both SantaCon and the Millions March Saturday, and that's how you get this real-life Facebook commenter smoking a cigarette as he explains to protesters that if people simply keep their hands up and listen to cops, they won't end up like Michael Brown or Eric Garner. » 12/14/14 4:49pm 12/14/14 4:49pm

Congress Staffers Walk Out, Perform "Hands Up, Don't Shoot" Protest

Staff from both the U.S. House and Senate, along with elected officials and the Senate chaplain, walked out today to show support for those protesting the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner. » 12/11/14 4:17pm 12/11/14 4:17pm

A History of Thugs

Civilization is imperiled. Demonic dark-skinned criminals exult in seizing property and security. Only a vanguard of brave uniformed officers can take them off the streets and restore order. It is 1835, and whites are finally confronting what Mark Twain will soon call "the satanic brotherhood of the Thugs." » 12/10/14 10:16am 12/10/14 10:16am

Charles Barkley Has Nothing To Say To America

Yesterday was a very bad day, in some small part because NBA legend and Hall of Famer Charles Barkley was on television, and Charles Barkley was talking about something that was not the NBA. » 12/04/14 5:17pm 12/04/14 5:17pm

Colbert Lampoons Reaction To The Rams' "Hands Up, Don't Shoot" Intro

Stephen Colbert waded into the mess surrounding the St. Louis Rams players who came out to player introductions against the Raiders on Sunday in the "hands up, don't shoot" pose, and the subsequent demand from the St. Louis Police Officer's Association that the Rams apologize. The bit is quite funny (despite the… » 12/02/14 10:17pm 12/02/14 10:17pm

Rams Players Enter Field With "Hands Up, Don't Shoot"

St. Louis Rams players recognized this week's Ferguson protests with an emphatic gesture during player introductions when several members of the team's receiving corps entered the field in the "hands up, don't shoot" pose. » 11/30/14 1:48pm 11/30/14 1:48pm

Killer Mike's St. Louis Blues: Live From Tuesday's Run The Jewels Show

Fires, gas masks, rocks, riot gear, gunfire, smoke pouring out of the smashed windows of an Advance Auto Parts ... everyone saw last night's news, and many St. Louisans were wary of becoming part of it. But following a grand jury's decision not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson for the shooting death… » 11/25/14 2:30pm 11/25/14 2:30pm

Bad Americans Can't Stop Weeping Over This Messed-Up Convenience Store

People kept posting this Vine in the comments on posts about the grand jury's decision not to charge Darren Wilson in shooting of Michael Brown, because it seemed to them, on a horrible night in America, that it makes a sad and important point. And it does. » 11/25/14 9:16am 11/25/14 9:16am

No Justice: Darren Wilson Walks Free as Grand Jury Fails to Indict

Jason Whitlock Has Written His Magnum Derpus

ESPN columnist Jason Whitlock wrote a column last night wherein he tackled Monday's Michael Brown protests outside of Busch Stadium. Protesters demanding justice for Brown's shooting death at the hands of Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson were met by a crowd of Cardinals fans exulting in the death of a black male. » 10/10/14 2:12pm 10/10/14 2:12pm

Washington Players Paid Tribute To Michael Brown

Last night, Washington's defensive backs entered the field with their hands held high, a silent but striking tribute to Michael Brown, the unarmed 18-year-old shot to death by police in Ferguson, Mo., earlier this month. » 8/19/14 9:48am 8/19/14 9:48am

Protesters, Media Tear Gassed After Gunshots Reportedly Fired at Police

The protests in Ferguson escalated again Monday night after a small group of protesters reportedly began throwing Molotov cocktails at police and firing live ammunition, prompting a heavy-handed response from law enforcement officers. At least two people were reportedly shot and multiple people arrested in the melee. » 8/19/14 4:20am 8/19/14 4:20am

Sports Illustrated/MMQB writer Robert Klemko was arrested in Ferguson tonight, reportedly by order of Missouri Highway Patrol captain Ron Johnson himself. Other reporters were arrested or threatened with mace or being shot. » 8/18/14 12:04am 8/18/14 12:04am

Here Are the Emergency Dispatch Calls From the Day Michael Brown Died

True to their word, the activists of Anonymous' #OPFerguson have released two hours of raw audio from police and EMS dispatch calls on August 9, the day 18-year-old unarmed Michael Brown was shot and killed by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri. » 8/13/14 4:42pm 8/13/14 4:42pm

America Is Not For Black People

The United States of America is not for black people. We know this, and then we put it out of our minds, and then something happens to remind us. Saturday, in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson, Mo., something like that happened: An unarmed 18-year-old black man was executed by police in broad daylight. » 8/12/14 8:53pm 8/12/14 8:53pm

You're Making A Heckuva Pick, Brownie

Former FEMA head Michael Brown is picking the Colts to win the Super Bowl. That's really not like him, to abandon New Orleans like that. [Politico] » 2/05/10 4:35pm 2/05/10 4:35pm